The Ramakrishna Mission Residential College in Narendrapur was established in the year 1960 and is an autonomous type of college. Ramakrishna Mission Residential College (RKMRC) Kolkata is affiliated to the University of Calcutta. Ramakrishna Mission Residential College Kolkata was ranked 15th among the colleges in India by the NIRF 2019 Rankings. It has also been accredited by the NAAC with ‘A’ grade.
RKMRC Kolkata is only for boys. The total area of both the ashrama and the college is about 181 acres. It offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral degrees under various specializations. Admission to these courses is strictly based on the merit scored in the previous qualifying examination.
|Established | Institute Type||1960 | Autonomous|
|Affiliated By||University of Calcutta|
|Accreditation||NAAC - A grade|
|Campus Area||181 acres|
|Facilities Available||Library, Hostel, Prayer and Meditation hall, Multigym, Sports, Canteen|
A variety of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels are offered at Ramakrishna Mission Residential College. RKMRC Kolkata also offers various Ph.D. programs. The details about the specialization and eligibility for each course are mentioned in the below table.
|B.Sc.||Chemistry (Hons.)||Intermediate graduate from a recognized board in a relevant discipline|
|Computer Science (Hons.)|
|Electronics (Generic Elective)|
|Philosophy (Generic Elective)|
|Political Science (Generic Elective)|
|M.Sc.||Chemistry||Graduate in B.Sc in a relevant field|
|M.A.||English||Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline|
|Ph.D.||Chemistry||Master’s degree in a relevant discipline|
A separate placement cell subcommittee is present within the Ramakrishna Mission Residential College Kolkata which takes care of placing the students in a good organization with a good salary. In the year 2019, students from both undergraduate and postgraduate courses were placed with reputed companies. The median annual salary offered to a UG student was INR 2.40 LPA whereas PG students received a median salary of INR 1.40 LPA.
Following are the facilities offered by the Ramakrishna Mission Residential College to cater to the needs of the students as well as faculty members:
Ramakrishna Mission Residential College Kolkata has a total faculty of 96 among various departments like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics, Statistics, Economics, Sanskrit, English, Bengali, Political Science, and History. And out of 96 faculties in RKMRC Kolkata, 59 faculty members possess a Ph.D. degree in their respective fields. The remaining faculties are either M.Phil or has done post-graduate studies.
Ques. Is mobile allowed in RKMRC Kolkata?
Ans. Yes, but only keypad phones are allowed and the smartphones are not permitted.
Ques. Whether accommodation for the students are available within the college?
Ans. Yes, separate hostels for the students are available within college the campus itself.
Ques. Does any screening test is conducted before the admission?
Ans. Yes, the screening test is conducted in every department before admission.
Ques. How is it to live in the hostel of RKMRC Kolkata?
Ans. The hostel life in RKMRC Kolkata is very strict with a lot of restrictions like the usage of mobile phones, visiting home every weekend, etc.